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How to Make Your Vacation Longer With Stopover Flights
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How to Make Your Vacation Longer With Stopover Flights

If you think the shortest distance between two points is a straight line, you might want to think again. I went on CBS Saturday Morning to share some little known—and… Read More…

Should Airports Screen Passengers for the Ebola Virus?
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Should Airports Screen Passengers for the Ebola Virus?

On Tuesday, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced the first diagnosed case of Ebola in the United States. As a result, travelers worldwide are concerned about screening… Read More…

The JetBlue Emergency Landing: A Pilot’s Perspective
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The JetBlue Emergency Landing: A Pilot’s Perspective

On September 18, JetBlue Flight 1416, a twin engine Airbus A320, departed from the Long Beach, California airport on schedule, but then suddenly returned to make an emergency landing back… Read More…

What Travelers Need to Know About the Ebola Virus Outbreak
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What Travelers Need to Know About the Ebola Virus Outbreak

On September 20, Peter Greenberg sat down with Arnie Weissmann, Editor-in-Chief of Travel Weekly, to discuss the recent Ebola Virus Outbreak–and how it will affect travelers. “A number of airlines… Read More…

Politicians Booted Off Plane by Passengers
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Politicians Booted Off Plane by Passengers

There’s air rage. Then, there’s what happened in Pakistan earlier this week. First, a little background. Pakistan International Airways (PIA), the national airline of Pakistan, has a long-running reputation of some… Read More…

The Controversy Over Reclining Airplane Seats
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The Controversy Over Reclining Airplane Seats

Today, Peter Greenberg sat down on CBS This Morning to discuss the hot travel issue right now: air rage over seats that recline, and seats that don’t…and the overall state (and size… Read More…

The Ebola Outbreak: How You Can Make A Difference
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The Ebola Outbreak: How You Can Make A Difference

As of August 18, the World Health Organization (WHO) confirmed that there have been 1,350 deaths from the most recent Ebola Virus outbreak and 2,473 confirmed cases. It continues to… Read More…

How You Can Avoid Extra Charges At Hotels
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How You Can Avoid Extra Charges At Hotels

Today, Peter Greenberg sat down on CBS This Morning to discuss how many hotels are like airlines and charge guests extra fees. In 2013, hotels earned an additional $2.25 billion… Read More…

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Travel Forecast for Labor Day Weekend 2014

If you’re planning on taking a road trip this Labor Day weekend, you’ll be in good company. According to AAA Travel, 34.7 million people are expected to drive 50 miles—or… Read More…

Peter Greenberg Answers the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
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Peter Greenberg Answers the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Arnold Donald, the CEO of Carnival Cruises, called me out on the ALS ice bucket challenge. I am in Malta today (on the island of Gozo), and I was only… Read More…

How Safe Are Small Children on Airplanes?
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How Safe Are Small Children on Airplanes?

Today, Peter Greenberg went on CBS This Morning to discuss the safety of small children on airplanes. He was joined by former National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) director Deborah Hersman,… Read More…